Understanding the Differences between High School and College
This guide was created by the Think College Transition team to help teachers, families, and students prepare for college. It discusses the need to plan for the ways that higher education will be different from high school, including higher academic expectations, increasing independence, and new social environments.
Think College Transition Team (2018). Understanding the Differences between High School and College. How To Think College, Issue No. 3. Boston, MA: University of Massachusetts Boston, Institute for Community Inclusion.